Corporate Events

Cocktail Functions, Dining Events, Presentations & Awards

Shelbourne Hotel offers fantastic events spaces in the heart of Sydney CBD. Our professional Events and Catering team specializes in exclusive cocktail parties and corporate functions with a range of great options and menus for any occasion on the corporate event calendar. Christmas and EOFY bookings are always in high demand so it’s best to book as early as possible.

Our event spaces can accommodate up to 1100 people with complete catering and beverage service tailored to suit your needs and budget. Our Events Team is based on site to help to plan and deliver the perfect party every time, offering assistance and a wealth of experience throughout the process. We can also assist with coordinating entertainment, team building activities, theme design and decorations or provide highly experienced professional supplier contacts.

  • Exclusive Cocktail Parties (50 to 1,100 guests)
  • Private Dining (up to 110 guests)
  • Team Luncheons
  • Team Building Activities
  • Bar Reservations (10 to 60 guests)
  • Private Sydney Harbour Luxury Cruise (up to 30 guests)
  • Office Catering for your in-house occasions

Complete the form below or call us on (02) 9267 3100 to make a booking today!

Our Venue Spaces

The Shelbourne Hotel offers 2 exclusive function rooms for private events or areas for group reservation in the popular Market Street Garden Bar. You are welcome to contact our events team for help finding the right venue for you. The decision usually comes down to style of event you’re hosting and the number of guests attending.

Each function room is set across a whole level of the venue with a private bar, bathrooms and AV facilities for corporate presentations or DJs and entertainment.

Exclusive hire includes complimentary use of a cordless microphone for planned or impromptu speeches, HD projector and retractable screens for presentations if needed. Or you can opt for a live DJ to have your guests dancing the night away.

The LinQ Bar on level 2 is our most popular event space and best suited to cocktail parties of 50-150 guests with a maximum capacity of 200 people. While The Rooftop Sydney is a spectacular private rooftop venue for functions of 125 to 300 people. This brand new venue features a retractable roof and glass frontage capturing sunset over Darling Harbour night after night. For functions with guest lists of over 300 people, multiple levels or exclusive hire of the Garden Bar or whole venue can be made available on application, please speak to our functions team for more information.

Hire commitments are quoted based on the dates requested. Our team offers a wealth of experience and will happily tailor a proposal with recommendations to successfully achieve your event goals within budget. Please get in touch so we can help you start planning!

Capacity guide to find the perfect space for your event:

Our exclusive function spaces are recommended for the follow number of guests:

  • The Rooftop: 125-300
  • LinQ Bar: 50-200
  • Main Bar: 550
  • Whole Venue Exclusive: 1100
  • Luxury Harbour Cruise with MV Enterprise Motor Yacht: Up to 30

Sections of the main bar & garden can be reserved for non-exclusive gatherings and social drinks;

  • Lounge Areas: 20-70
  • Garden Cabana: 10-30

Complete the form below or call us on (02) 9267 3100 to make a booking today!


Contact Us

Contact our Events Team on (02) 9267 3100 or submit a request below to find out more.